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pulls the wool over one's eyes

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present tense third-person singular of pull the wool over one's eyes

Synonyms & Antonyms of pulls the wool over one's eyes

to cause to believe what is untrue
  • He tried to pull the wool over my eyes with some cockamamy story about losing his phone.

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pull stakes

pulls the wool over one's eyes

pulls through

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“Pulls the wool over one's eyes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pulls%20the%20wool%20over%20one%27s%20eyes. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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